Georgene , 86,
Female seeking Male,
Dating StatusOnce you meet me you'll want to get to know me.
More About MeI'm an optimist and even when bad things happen I am able to adjust and accept them. I am almost always happy and like a wide variety of activities. Travel is one of my favorite things. I am well organized, a good cook, and keep a beautiful home My family and my church are very important aspects of my life. I really would like to find a compatible companion to share my life.
Hobbies / Interests / ActivitiesI am an amateur photographer with thousands of pictures on my computer. I love to travel, especially cruises. I am a good cook and like candlelight dinners. I am very adaptable and easy to get along with.
Who I Would Like to MeetI am looking for an intelligent gentleman who enjoys good conversations, is well groomed, likes a variety of activities, goes to church, values family and friends. He must not be a pack rat because I am a "neatnick" and like things well organized. Hopefully he would be able to afford travel and enjoy it.
Favorite MusicMusic of the 40s and 50s (the big bands); show tunes; Kansas City Symphony; jazz; Frank Sinatra, singers of that era; easy listening.
Favorite MoviesGone With The Wind, The Sound of Music, Dr. Zivagho, travel stories
Favorite BooksI have been very involved in getting financial affairs in order for a dear friend and have not had time to read a book in a long time. I have four started but not finished. I try to keep up with the Kansas City Star. One book I remember enjoying was Wallace Warfield Simpson's biography.
Favorite QuotesJack Kennedy's "Not what your country can do for you, but what you can do for your country."
Where You Were RaisedOn an Iowa farm near Shenandoah
Others NoticeMy smile and my wrinkle free face.
Skills/TalentsCooking, flower gardening, organizing most anything, writing ( I have co-authored a benefits handbook for a large corporation), collecting crystal, collecting jewelry. helping people
Favorite FoodA seafood dinner with Lobster the main item
Favorite PlacesMy very favorite restaurant is Tatsu's a wonderful French restaurant. I also like Cheddar's. Olive Garden, Red Lobster, Ruby Tuesday's. I love the Kansas City Symphony concerts, the New Dinner Theater in Overland Park, Chicago, San Francisco, New York, London, Paris, lots of places. As you can see I am adaptable.
Subjects You Think AboutMy wonderful family, friends, church, the economy and people out of jobs, keeping my records in order, dreaming about my next cruise with someone I don't know yet. I recently lost my dear friend who was my travel companion and best friend for 12 years...
Friday or Saturday Nights IUsually at home alone if not enjoying a symphony concert during the season.
Life GoalsI recently had my annual physical and when finished my doctor said, "You're good to go". I reminded him my mother was almost 98 when she passed away and he replied, "We're going to beat that." I hope to live to be 100 and enjoy life all the years ahead. I also want to continue being able to help people. I have cared for five people thus far.
SecretI went to work in the Pentagon Army Signal Corps straight out of high school then worked in the US House of Representatives